Free Baggage Allowance


The price of a ticket includes the transportation of a certain amount of baggage in the cargo hold of the aircraft. This allowance differs depending on the booking class and the destination.

- These excess baggage rates are only applicable on ET operated flights
-These excess baggage rates shall be applicable per sector
-The excess baggage charge for sporting eqipment can be collected in local currency of the departure station. 
-Provided that the below three criterias are fullfilled, any sporting equipment shall be transported for free on Ethiopian flights.
        1)The passenger is carrying only 1 checked-in baggage, making the sporting equipment the 2nd PC
        2)The weight of the sporting equipment is less than or equal to 32 kgs even if it is the 2nd PC.
        3)The dimension of the sporting equipment is less than or equal to 158cms or 62 inches
-For domestic route prior arrangment with station is required
-All other rules and regulations concerning sporting eqiuopmnet shall be governed  by Ethiopian baggage handling  and excess baggage handling policies and procedures.



Economy Class

Business Class

From/To China 46 KG 3PC-23KG
From KWI to KRT 46 KG 3PC-23KG
Domestic 20 KG 30KG
From/To Middle east 2PC-23KG 3PC-23KG
From/To America 2PC-23KG 3PC-23KG
within Africa Continent 2PC-23KG 3PC-23KG
From/To Europe 2PC-23KG 3PC-23KG
From/To Asia 2PC-23KG 3PC-23KG
1. What is my checked free baggage allowance in Ethiopian airlines?

2. What is excess baggage?

3. Are all the excess baggage rates available for purchase at the airport?

4. How can I travel with my luggage if its dimension excess 300cm(118inc)?

5. Is excess baggage fee refundable?

© 2021 - Ethiopian Airlines Sitemap